Measurement of the optically induced spin polarisation of N-V centres in diamond

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2006

Authors

Harrison, Joanne
Sellars, Matthew
Manson, Neil

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Elsevier

Abstract

The nitrogen-vacancy (N-V) colour centre in diamond has an electronic ground state with spin S = 1. The axial crystal field lifts the degeneracy of the spin triplet and the ground state consists of a spin singlet (Sz = 0) and a spin doublet (Sz = ± 1) se

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Keywords: Crystals; Electronic structure; Ground state; Laser applications; Nitrogen; Paramagnetic resonance; Polarization; Spectroscopic analysis; Diamond crystal; Laser illumination; Optically induced; Quantum computing; Spin polarization; Diamonds Diamond crystal; Impurities; Optical properties

Citation

Source

Diamond and Related Materials

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Journal article

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DOI

10.1016/j.diamond.2005.12.027

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2037-12-31